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Check-list of birds of the world

Published 1931
Topics Birds

Vols. 1-7 by James L. Peters

Vols. 8-15 have subtitle: A continuation of the work of James L. Peters

Vol. 8 edited by Melvin A. Traylor, Jr.; v. 9, 15 ed. by Ernst Mayr and James C. Greenway, Jr.; v. 10 ed. by Mayr and Raymond A. Paynter, Jr.; v. 1 (2d ed.), 11 edited by Mayr and G. William Cottrell; v. 12-14 edited by Paynter in consultation with Mayr; v. 16, Comprehensive index, by Paynter

Includes other editions of some volumes

Vol. 2-6 published by Harvard University Press, 1934-48 ; v.2-7 reprinted by the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 1961-76

Errata page inserted in v. 16

Publication dates of Peter's Check-list: Vol. 1, Oct. 6, 1931. Vol. 2. June 15, 1934 (Accessioned in MCZ Library). Vol. 3. April 26, 1937. Vol. 4. June 11, 1940. (Accessioned in MCZ Library). Vol. 5. Aug. 13, 1945 (Accessioned in MCZ Library). Vol. 6. Sept. 27, 1948. Vol. 7. Mar. 16, 1951

Includes bibliographical references and index

Volume v.2 (1934)
Publisher Cambridge, Harvard University Press
Year 1934
Pages 432
Possible copyright status In copyright. Digitized with the permission of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.
Language English
Call number 5312714
Digitizing sponsor Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ernst Mayr Library
Book contributor Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ernst Mayr Library
Collection museumofcomparativezoology; biodiversity; Harvard_University; americana

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